Microtech2010 2010
power, generation, storage

Power & Storage

power, storage  

Symposia & Topics

Photovoltaics: Novel Materials & Devices, CIGS, II-VI, Thin Film, Concentrators, Space
Power Generation & Storage: Novel Storage, Fuel Cells, Hydrogen, Super Capacitors, Transmission
 

Track Sessions

Tuesday June 22

10:30 Microtech Commecialization & Applications
1:30 Solar: Nanostructured Materials for PV Applications
1:30 Microtech Commecialization & Applications
2:15 TechConnect IP Partnering: Cleantech, Solar & Storage
3:00 Carbon Capture and Power Generation
3:00 Supercapacitors
4:00 Poster Session and TechConnect Expo (4:00 - 6:00)
 Power Generation & Storage

Wednesday June 23

8:30 Government & Alternative Commercialization Funding - DOD, NASA, DOE, SBIR & RIC
10:00 Networking Coffee Break
10:30 The Economics of Solar Technologies
10:30 TechConnect Corporate Partnering
12:30 Novel Power & Storage
2:15 TechConnect IP Partnering: Cleantech Power, Storage & Efficiency
1:30 Energy Storage & Conversion: Fuel Cells
3:00 Novel Solar Technologies
3:30 TechConnect Corporate Partnering
4:00 Poster Session and TechConnect Expo Reception (4:00 - 6:00) - Expo Hall
 Solar and Photovoltaics
 Energy Storage & Fuel Cells
 Hydrogen
 Nanotech & Cleantech for Oil & Gas
6:00 TechConnect Innovation Showcase Reception (6:00 - 8:00) - Ballroom 3rd Floor

Thursday June 24

8:30 Keynotes: Transformational Nanotech
8:30 MEMS-Based Systems Solutions and Integration Approaches
10:00 TechConnect Innovation Showcase Coffee Break - Ballroom 3rd Floor
10:30 MEMS-Based Systems Solutions and Integration Approaches
10:30 Novel Energy Storage Technologies
1:30 TechConnect Ventures: Cleantech Storage & Power
3:00 TechConnect Ventures: Cleantech Efficiency, Grid & Transportation
1:00 MEMS-Based Systems Solutions and Integration Approaches
1:30 Grid Storage: State of Industry
1:30 Solar: Novel Technologies and Materials for Advanced Performance
3:00 MEMS-Based Systems Solutions and Integration Approaches
3:30 Energy Storage: Top Technologies
4:00 TechConnect Ventures: Cleantech Remediation, Purification & Alternative Fuels
4:00 Panel Discussion - Integration and Disintegration from a Design for Manufacturing and Test Perspective
5:00 TechConnect Investment Networking Reception - Second Floor

Track Program

Tuesday June 22

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10:30Microtech Commecialization & ApplicationsRoom 205 AB
Session chair: Jeff Perkins, Yole Inc., US
10:30MEMS Market Overview
J. Perkins, Yole Inc., US
11:00What it Takes to Develop New MEMS Products: Reality Check
A.M. Fitzgerald, AM Fitzgerald, US
11:30Ultra low cost monolithic CMOS motion sensors for mass-market consumption
J. Montanyà i Silvestre, Baolab, ES
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1:30Solar: Nanostructured Materials for PV ApplicationsRoom 203 AB
Session chair: Matt Law, UC Irvine, US
1:30Hydrothermal Synthesis of Single Crystalline TiO2 Nanowire arrays on Arbitrary Substrate and its Application in Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells
A. Kumar, University of Southern California, US
1:50High-Performance dye-sensitized solar cells with various nanostructured materials as counter electrode
J. Ouyang, National University of Singapore, SG
2:10An Ab Initio Study of CuGaSe2 (001) Surface
S. Chew, L. Liborio, N. Harrison, Imperial College London, UK
2:30Hollow and Ordered Urchin-like ZnO structures by Novel Electrodeposition Method
J. Elias, C. Lévy-Clément, M. Bechelany, J. Michler, G. Wang, Z. Wang, L. Philippe, Empa - Materials Science & Technology, CH
2:50Non-Contact, Printable Metallic Inks for Silicon Solar Cells
J.P. Novak, Y. Li, R. Fink, Applied Nanotech, Inc., US
3:10Efficient Power Transistors in Silicon Carbide for PV applications
M. Reimark, TranSiC, US
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1:30Microtech Commecialization & ApplicationsRoom 205 AB
Session chair: Jeff Perkins, Yole Inc., US
1:30It’s not just about the MEMS
D. Buckley, Micralyne, CA
2:00MEMS-based Silicon Timing: Semiconductor Economics and Benefits Drive Rapid Growth
P. Sevalia, SiTime, US
2:30MEMS Applications - Oscillators
M. Crowley, Sand9, US
3:00MEMS Applications - MEMS ribbons for projectors
M. Bellis, Seikowave, JP
3:30MEMS Applications - RF MEMS Switches
J. Hilbert, wiSpry, Inc., US
4:00MEMS Applications - fluidic transport for consumer applications
F. Bartles, Bartels Mikrotechnik, DE
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2:15TechConnect IP Partnering: Cleantech, Solar & StorageRoom 207 C
Session chair: Tomoya Yamashiki, Toray Industries, JP
2:15Inorganic Bulk Heterojunction Photovoltaics
K. Elcess, Brookhaven Science Associates, US
2:25A novel and very efficient concentrated solar power engine that operates at extremely high temperatures
S. Lux, ETH Zurich - ETH transfer, CH
2:35Automatically Adaptable Light Shelf
M. Mun Thoh, National University of Singapore, SG
2:45Bioelectricity from Direct Carbon Fuel Cells
C. Lantman, SRI International, US
2:55High-Yield Chemical Conversion of Biomass into Biofuels and Value-Added Products
M. Mascal, University of California Davis, US
3:05Carbon Dioxide Sequestration Based Geothermal Power Plant
L. Besemann, University of Minnesota, US
3:10Novel Fabrication Method Of Nanoscale Fibers And Tubes
S. Webster, Florida International University, US
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3:00Carbon Capture and Power GenerationRoom 202 A
Session chair: Daniel Laird, Sandia National Lab, US
3:00State-of-the-Art Clean Coal Power and Technology Options for CO2 Capture
S. Wu, Hitachi Power Systems America, Ltd., US
3:20Nanostructured Photocatalytic Approach to CO2 Conversion
G. Corti, T. Cantrell, M. Beaux, T. Prakash, D.N. McIlroy, M.G. Norton, GoNano Technologies, US
3:40Economic and Job Impacts of Increased Efficiency in Existing Coal-Fired Power Plants
R.H. Bezdek, R.M. Wendling, MISI, US
4:00Development of a New Experimental Tool To Identify CO2 Absorption Parameters in Aqueous Amine Solutions
C. Wylock, S. Dehaeck, E. Boulay, P. Colinet, B. Haut, Université Libre de Bruxelles, BE
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3:00SupercapacitorsRoom 204 A
Session chair: Mike Masquelier, Redspan, US
3:00Tunable Nanoporous Carbon Based Supercapacitors
R. Dash, O. Kramarenko, L. Weinstein, P. Simon, Y. Gogotsi, Y-Carbon, Inc., US
3:20Printed Supercapacitors Based on Single Walled Carbon Nanotubes on Cloth Fabric and Flexible Substrates
P-C Chen, H. Chen, J. Xu, C. Zhou, University of Southern California, US
3:40Novel High Energy Density Supercapacitors
S. Risser, B. Tan, H. Castaneda, K. Spahr, M. Stasik, Battelle Memorial Institute, US
4:00NGP based Supercapacitor Electrode Material
J. Shi, Angstrom Supercapcitors, US
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4:00Poster Session and TechConnect Expo (4:00 - 6:00)Expo Hall
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Power Generation & StorageExpo Hall
-Charge/Discharge Property and Cycle Life of Li4Ti5O12/LiCoO2-LiNi1-x-yCoxAlyO2 Cell for Electricity Storage Applications: Effect of Cell Design Parameters
M.-S. Song, Samsung Advanced Institute of Technology, KR
-A Permselective Layered Silicate Modified by Acid-treatment and Its Use for Blocking of Methanol Crossover in DMFC
H. Yoo, J.H. Kim, S-Y. Kwak, Seoul National University, KR
-Size Resolved Kinetics for H2 Generation from Zn Nanocrystals
X. Ma, M.R. Zachariah, University of Maryland, US
-Wirelessly powered miniature wearable vital signs monitor
M. Marzencki, B. Kaminska, Simon Fraser University, CA
-Utilizing Renewable Energy Resources for Distributed Power
K. Kassam, Ballard Power Systems, CA

Wednesday June 23

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8:30Government & Alternative Commercialization Funding - DOD, NASA, DOE, SBIR & RICRoom 207 D
Session chair: Kelly Carnes, TechVision21, US
8:30DOE SBIR Funding Opportunities
D. Goodwin, US Department of Energy, US
8:50DOD Commercialization Funding Opportunities
F. Barros, US Department of Homeland Security, US
9:10NASA Commercialization Funding Opportunities
R. Pisarski, NASA/Ames, US
9:30Renewable Energy Commercialization
J. Croce, Nevada Institute for Renewable Energy Commercialization, US
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10:00Networking Coffee BreakFoyer 2nd Floor
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10:30The Economics of Solar TechnologiesRoom 204 B
Session chair: Michael Holman, Lux Research, US
-D. Merfeld, GE Global Research Center, US
-C. Hoepfner, Fraunhofer CSE, US
-K. Miller, First Solar, US
-C. Lewis, Solar Junction, Inc., US
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10:30TechConnect Corporate PartneringRoom 207 D
Session chair: Saeed Bagheri, University of Waterloo, CA
10:30Kodak TechConnect Partnering
B. Johnston, Eastman Kodak, US
10:50Toray Industries TechConnect Partnering
T. Yamashiki, Toray Industries America, US
11:10Fuji Electric TechConnect Partnering
K. Mori, Fuji Electric, US
11:30Sanyo TechConnect Partnering
S. Tanimoto, Sanyo, US
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12:30Novel Power & StorageExpo Theater 2
12:30SkyBuilt Power, Leader in Rapidly Deployable Renewable Power
D.J. Muchow, SkyBuilt Power, Inc., US
12:45Overcoming Intermittency Challenges with Large-Scale Energy Storage Systems
C. Coe, Xtreme Power, US
1:00Printable sheets for large scale energy storage-PowerWrapper(tm)
R. Miller, Paper Battery Company, US
1:15Fuel Cells as Part of our Future Energy Landscape
K. Bell, Ballard Power Systems, CA
1:30Solving the “Hydrogen Problem” with Methanol Fuel Cells
S. Malhotra, Oorja Protonics, US
1:45High Throughput Synthesis and Screening for Discovery of Improved Electrode Materials for Lithium-Ion Batteries
B. Li, F. Matsumoto, M. Bailey, S. Kaye, Wildcat Discovery Technologies, US
2:00Repurposing of PEV Batteries for Storage Applications
S. DasGupta, Electrovaya, CA
2:15Novel process of producing Graphite Nanomaterial from Renewable Sources
J. Jangbarwala, Y. Jin, A. Jangbarwala, Catalyx Nanotech Inc., US
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2:15TechConnect IP Partnering: Cleantech Power, Storage & EfficiencyRoom 207 C
Session chair: Patricia Ansems, Dow, US
2:15Modified cathode LiFePO4 with ultrafast charge rate and ultrahigh power density for high performance Li rechargeable batteries
T. Chong, National Universtiy of Singapore, SG
2:25Mesoporous TiO2 with High Packing Density for Superior Lithium Storage Capacity
T. Chong, National Universtiy of Singapore, SG
2:35A highly ordered nanostructured carbon–sulphur cathode for lithium–sulphur batteries
S. Bagheri, University of Waterloo, CA
2:45Real-Time 3D Video Capture system
R. Broadbridge, 4D View Solutions, FR
2:55Low Cost Hybrid Substrates for Solid State Lighting Applications
P. Dowd, AzTE, US
3:05Membranes for Electrochemical Devices and Materials (Fuel cells, Photovoltaic, Batteries)
F. Caporale, University of California, Santa Barbara, US
3:10Energy-Efficient Driver System for Light-Emitting Diodes
E. Lam, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, HK
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1:30Energy Storage & Conversion: Fuel CellsRoom 204 A
Session chair: Monika Willert-Porada, Universität Bayreuth, DE
1:30Molybdenum Dioxide: A Reforming Catalyst for Fuel Flexible Fuel Cells
M.G. Norton, O. Marin-Flores, T.F. Turba, S. Ha, J. Breit, Washington State University, US
1:50Performance Improvement of Fuel Cell using Platinum Functionalized Aligned Carbon Nanotubes
J. Liu, G. Goenaga, D. Liu, Texas A&M University-Kingsville, US
2:10Shape Selective Nano-Catalyst for Direct Methanol Fuel Cells (DMFC) Applications
S. Hunyadi Murph, E.B. Fox, S.M. Serkiz, H. Colon-Mercado, Savannah River National Laboratory, US
2:30Poly(2,5-benzimidazole) Based Polymer Electrolyte Membranes for High Temperature Fuel Cell Applications
X.J. Bao, Q.T. Liu, Loughborough University, UK
2:50Characterizing the Oxygen Reduction Reaction for the Proton Exchange Fuel Cell with with Novel Nanotechnology-based Catalyst Supports
M.N. Groves, A.S.W. Chan, C. Malardier-Jugroot, M. Jugroot, Royal Military College of Canada, CA
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3:00Novel Solar TechnologiesExpo Theater 2
Session chair: Matt Law, UC Irvine, US
3:00Using an Unique Modular Platform to Expand the Applicability of Solar Power Generation
M. Gumm, SunPods, US
3:15Multi Solar Desalination Plant
A. Elazari, Millennium Electric T.O.U. LTD., IL
3:30Case Study – Making Solar Power Environmentally Friendly
S. Horne, SolFocus, Inc., US
3:45Acquasol’s World First Municipal-Scale Solar Desalination Plant
S. Taggart, Acquasol Infrastructure Ltd., AU
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3:30TechConnect Corporate PartneringRoom 207 D
Session chair: Michael Pottenger, University of California Los Angeles, US
3:30Dow TechConnect Partnering
P. Ansems, Dow, US
3:50Omron TechConnect Partnering
D. Uchida, Omron, US
4:10Chevron TechConnect Partnering
T. Unneland, Chevron, US
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4:00Poster Session and TechConnect Expo Reception (4:00 - 6:00) - Expo HallExpo Hall
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Solar and PhotovoltaicsExpo Hall
-The Optical Properties Of Free Standing Titania Nanotube Arrays Fabricated By Electrochemical Anodization
M. AbdElmoula, Northeastern University, US
-Nanostructured hybrid quantum dot – polymer solar cells
C. Bouet, T. Lutz, S.A. Haque, Imperial College London, UK
-Combining solution processed and vacuum deposited layers in small molecule organic solar cell
Y. Kim, Imperial College, UK
-Enhancing Performance of Dye-Sensitized Solar Cell by Eu-Doped Titania Nanorod
H. Hafez, J. Wu, Z. Lan, Q. Li, G. Xie, S. Li, J. Lin, M. Huang, Y. Huang, M. Sabry Abdel-Mottaleb, Huaqiao University, CN
-Growth and characterization pulsed laser deposited ITO/ZnO:Al multilayer thin films for Photovoltaic Applications
J. Xiong, G. Zou, J. Zhai, Y. Zhang, P.C. Dowden, B. Tao, Y. Li, Q. Jia, Los Alamos National Laboratory, US
-Synthesis and Photovoltaic Application of Ternary Lead Chalcogenide Alloy Nanocrystals
D.K. Smith, J.M. Luther, M.C. Beard, O.E. Semonin, A.J. Nozik, National Renewable Energy Laboratory, US
-Ink-printed Cu(In,Ga)Se2 Films for Photovoltaic Devices
J. Chang, J.H. Cha, W.J. Woo, Y.J. Lee, I.G. Kim, J.H. Lee, H.J. Nam, D-Y Jung, Sungkyunkwan University, KR
-Growth of improved ultrathin pristine SnO2 films by electric field modified spray pyrolysis technique
S. Shikha, D.K. Pandya, S.C. Kashyap, S. Chaudhary, IIT Delhi, IN
-Improve of Photovoltaic Performance of Dye-sensitized Solar Cell by Concentrating Solar Energy
Y.W. Kim, E. Cho, S.C. Choi, D.W. Lee, Pusan National University, KR
-Silicon Solar Cell Efficiency Improvement Through Advanced Cleaning Technology
D.A. Bohling, A. Goldstein, H. Treichel, T. Lizard, M.A. George, Sunsonix, US
-The Effects of Gamma Radiation on Silicon Solar Panels
M.A. Iqbal, W. Awais, PUNJAB UNIVERSITY, PK
-Electrodeposition of Si in a non-oxygenated organic solvent
M. Bechelany, P. Brodard, J. Elias, J. Michler, L. Philippe, EMPA, CH
-Transparent polymer photodetector to control electronic devices
K.M. Jeon, Korea advanced institute of science and technology, KR
-Shape Effect on the Reflectance of Sub-Wavelength Structures on Silicon Nitride for Solar Cell Application
K.C. Sahoo, Y. Li, E.Y. Chang, National Chiao Tung University, TW
-Semiconductor Oxide Nanoparticles
A. Sharma, A. Sharma, R. Sharma, AKG College of Engineering, IN
-Characterization of Microcrystalline and Amorphous Thin Film Silicon Devices with Raman Spectroscopy
J. Hodkiewicz, M. Wall, Thermo Fisher Scientific, US
-Photoelectrochemical solar cell study on closely arranged CdSe and Zn doped CdSe vertical nanorod array films
D. Soundararajan, J.K. Yoon, J.H. Park, G.G. Wallace, J.M. Ko, Hanbat National University, KR
-A novel class of fullerene derivatives as electron acceptors in organic solar cells
A. Varotto, F. Wudl, University of California Santa Barbara, US
-Multi Solar (PVT) Air Conditioning System
A. Elazari, Millennium Electric T.O.U. LTD., IL
-Comparing the Efficiency of Silicon Based Solar Cells with Dye Sensitized Solar Cells
K. Magsi, Stony Brook University, US
-Maximum Power Point Tracker Controlling PV Converter. Research and Development Study
M. Dinkova, T. Nedzhip, University of Food Technologies, BG
-Development of the LabVIEW Monitoring System for the Hybrid PV-Wind Energy System
Napat Watjanatepin, Rajamangala University of Technology Suvarnabhumi, TH
-Experimental study of solar spectrum impact on solar cells
X. Song, E.L. Miller, D. Garmire, University of Hawaii at Manoa, US
-The Design and Development of Photovoltaic Electrical Generating System Experimental Set
Napat Watjanatepin, Pakorn Somboonkij, Rajamangala University of Technology Suvarnabhumi, TH
-Staying Alive in a Contracting Market: Solar Power on Brownfields Sites
I. Webster, R. Potter, Project Navigator, US
-Decreasing Performance of An Amorphous Silicon Grid-connected System That was Install in Thailand
Napat Watjanatepin, Rajamangala University of Technology Suvarnabhumi, TH
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-Electrochemical Process for Ammonia Production and Direct Ammonia Fuel Cell for Power Generation
T. Aulich, A. Ignatchenko, J. Jiang, University of North Dakota, US
-MgB2 Superconducting Applications to the Flywheels Energy Storage Systems
G. Giunchi, E. Perini, EDISON SpA, IT
-Utilization the heat accumulator in large heating system
W. Bujalski, K. Badyda, J. Milewski, M. Warchol, Warsaw University of Technology, PL
-Nanoporous hydrous RuO2 for electrochemical capacitors
H.S. Nam, J.K. Yoon, J.S. Kown, Y.I. Kim, J.M. Ko, J.D. Kim, Hanbat National University, KR
-High Throughput Synthesis and Screening for Discovery of Improved Electrode Materials for Lithium-Ion Batteries
B. Li, F. Matsumoto, M. Bailey, S. Kaye, Wildcat Discovery Technologies, US
-Electrocatalytic properties of CNF supported nanocrystalline Pt-Ni electro catalyst for direct ethanol fuel cell
Y.I. Kim, D. Soundararajan, Y.J. Kim, G.G. Wallace, J.M. Ko, Hanbat National University, KR
-High Performance Solid Polymer Electrolyte Membranes Prepared from Polyether Ether Ketone Composites
G.M. Wu, I.C. Hsu, S.J. Lin, Chang Gung University, TW
-Exploiting Multi Walled Carbon Nanotubes (MWCNTs) in Polymer Electrolyte Membrane Fuel Cells (PEMFCs)
A. Kurtoglu, E. Ahmad, M. Shaffer, A.R.J. Kucernak, IMPERIAL COLLEGE LONDON, UK
-Solid Oxide Fuel Cell in the hybrid system – selection of the size and configuration
J. Milewski, Warsaw University of Technology, PL
-Polymer Nanocomposites: Characterization, Applications
A. Sharma, A. Sharma, R. Sharma, AKG College of Engineering, IN
-Polymer Nanocomposites: Structure, synthesis
A. Sharma, R. Sharma, Nanotechnology Lab, IN
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HydrogenExpo Hall
-Hydrogen Extraction From Methane
S. Simms, EnerGreenCo, US
-Coating Powdered Copper Catalyst with Yttria Sol for H2 Production
K-Y Chen, C-C Shen, J-H Wang, C-T Yeh, Yuan Ze University, TW
-Synthesis of Nano-Sized Nio Powder for Anode Functional Layer of Sofc by Using Pulsed Wire Evaporation (PWE) Method
T-H Lim, H-W Kim, S-J Park, S-B Lee, R-H Song, D-R Shin, Korea Institute of Energy Research, KR
-Eco-efficiency measurement for Hydrogen as an alternative public transportation fuel
K-H Cha, J-Y Lee, T. Hur, Konkuk University, KR
-Operation Characteristics of 1.3KW Class Anode-Supported Flat Tubular SOFC Stack
T-H Lim, J-L Park, S-J Park, S-B Lee, R-H Song, D-R Shin, Korea Institute of Energy Research, KR
-Propagation and Emissions of Ammonia-substituted Hydrogen/Air Flames
J.H. Lee, S.I. Lee, O.C. Kwon, Sungkyunkwan University, KR
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Nanotech & Cleantech for Oil & GasExpo Hall
-Nanoparticles: Promising Solution to Overcome Stern Drilling Problems
J. Abdo, M. Danish, Sultan Qaboos University, Oman, OM
-High-temperature Desulfurization with Nanosize ZnO
T.C. Wang, H.Y. Kang, H.P. Wang, J.G. Jou, J.L. Wei, National Cheng Kung University, TW
-The influence of surface termination on growth of cupper clusters
L. Xiao, J. Srinivasan, L. Subramanian, Accelrys, Inc, US
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6:00TechConnect Innovation Showcase Reception (6:00 - 8:00) - Ballroom 3rd FloorBallroom BC

Thursday June 24

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8:30Keynotes: Transformational NanotechRoom 303 CD
Session chair: Clayton Teague, NNCO, US
8:30Nanotechnology: Path Toward Commercialization at GE
M. Butts, General Electric, US
9:00Getting the Memristor to Market
S. Williams, Hewlett Packard, US
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8:30MEMS-Based Systems Solutions and Integration ApproachesRoom 205 AB
Session chair: Roger Grace, Roger Grace Associates, US
8:30Welcome and Introduction
R. Grace, Roger Grace Associates, US
8:40Micro Analytical Instruments: A Systems Approach (keynote)
J. Mueller, University of Technology Hamburg, DE
9:10MEMS-Based Systems Solutions: Introduction and Overview with Selected Case Studies of Current and Future High Volume Applications
R. Grace, Roger Grace Associates, US
9:30Smart System Integration Trends in Europe: The perspective of a European Technology Platform
H. Metras, CEA-Leti, FR
9:50MEMS-Based Photonic Systems: Hardware Synergy for Maximized User Benefits (invited)
H. Gruger, M. Scholles, H. Schenk, Fraunhofer Institute for Photonic Microsystems, DE
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10:00TechConnect Innovation Showcase Coffee Break - Ballroom 3rd FloorBallroom BC
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10:30MEMS-Based Systems Solutions and Integration ApproachesRoom 205 AB
Session chair: Roger Grace, Roger Grace Associates, US
10:30A Critical Review of Thermal Management Schemes for MEMS and Electronics Cooling
N. Tiliakos, G. Papadopoulos, D. Modroukas, ATK GASL, US
10:50Co-Design of MEMS, Electronics and Packaging: Putting the “Design” Back in “Design Tools”
M. Maher, SoftMEMS, US
11:10Microfluidic System Integration (invited)
D. Sparks, Integrated Sensing Systems, US
11:30Motion MEMS: Think Outside the Box and Beyond the Chip
F. Pasolini, ST Microelectronics, IT
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10:30Novel Energy Storage TechnologiesRoom 203 AB
10:30New Class of Electrode Material Offers Potential to Fast Track Commercial Production of Advanced Lithium-Ion Batteries
B. Jang, Nanotech Instruments, US
10:50Identification of Battery Models for Enhanced Battery Management
M. Sitterly, L.Y. Wang, Wayne State University, US
11:10Activation of Phosphate Olivines LiMPO4 (M = Fe, Mn) by Functionalized Carbon Nanotubes: Application for Cathode Materials of Li-Ion Battery
L. Kavan, J. Heyrovsky Institute of Physical Chemistry, CZ
11:30Direct Methanol Fuel Cells for UAV Propulsion
K. McGrath, J. Chrostowski, QuantumSphere, Inc., US
11:50Regenerative Fuel Cell Energy Storage Technology for use with Renewable Energy Sources
G.H. Miley, N. Luo, K-J Kim, University of Illinois, US
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1:30TechConnect Ventures: Cleantech Storage & PowerRoom 207 C
Session chair: Dhiraj Malkani, Rockport Capital, US
1:30Paper Battery Company Inc
S. Mehta, Paper Battery Company, US
1:40Yunasko
A. Shnaydruk, Yunasko, UA
1:50Graphene Energy Inc
D. Agnihotri, Graphene Energy Inc, US
2:00Anzode
C. Officer, Anzode, US
2:10Angstron Supercapacitor Co
R. Beech, Angstron Supercapacitor Co., US
2:20NanoeXa, Inc
J. Chen, NanoeXa, Inc, US
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3:00TechConnect Ventures: Cleantech Efficiency, Grid & TransportationRoom 207 C
Session chair: Cheemin Bo-Linn, Peritus Partners, Inc., US
3:00ThinkEco Inc
M. Shibata, ThinkEco, Inc., US
3:10EcoThermics Corporation
M. Rocke, EcoThermics Corporation, US
3:20Ener-G-Rotors, Inc
T. Eveleth, Ener-G-Rotors, Inc., US
3:30AC Research Lab, Inc
T. Vo, AC Research Lab, Inc., US
3:40Motiv Power Systems, Inc
J. Castelaz, Motiv Power Systems, Inc., US
3:50Tour Engine, Inc
O. Tour, Tour Engine, Inc., US
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1:00MEMS-Based Systems Solutions and Integration ApproachesRoom 205 AB
Session chair: Roger Grace, Roger Grace Associates, US
1:00Welcome and Introduction
R. Grace, Roger Grace Associates, US
1:10Research Trajectories of Microsystems for Health-Care and Environmental Sensing (keynote)
Y. Gianchandani, University of Michigan Wireless Integrated Microsystems Center, US
1:40Recent Progress in MEMS Process Integration for Optical and Microfluidic Applications
P. Lin, Touch Micro-system Technology, TW
2:00Systems Approach to Inertial Motion Tracking
C. Lucien, Hillcrest Laboratories, US
2:20Overcoming the Challenges of Using Gyroscopes for Motion Sensing in Pointing Device Applications
T. Kelliher, Movea, US
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1:30Grid Storage: State of IndustryRoom 203 AB
Session chair: Mindi Farber-DeAnda, SAIC, US
-J. Lin, CA Energy Storage Alliance, US
-F. Goodman, Sempra Utilities, US
-S. Tobias, National Grid, US
-S. Clarke, Applied Intellectual Capital, US
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1:30Solar: Novel Technologies and Materials for Advanced PerformanceRoom 204 A
Session chair: Mike Masquelier, Redspan, US
1:30From Qualification Testing Towards Service Life Assessment of PV-modules
M. Koehl, Fraunhofer-Institut für Solare Energiesysteme ISE, DE
1:50Overview of Photovoltaic R&D Trends and DuPont Focus Areas
T.R. Earnest Jr., J.A. Sternberg, DuPont Photovoltaic Solutions (DPVS), US
2:10Concentration Photovoltaic Technology
E. Chen, Everphoton, TW
2:30Improving CPV Performance and Reliability with a Nano-Engineered Thermal Management Material
N. Jiang, R. Fink, J.P. Novak, Y. Li, Applied Nanotech, Inc., US
2:50Characterization of c-Si, Thin Film a-Si, and CIGS Solar Materials using SIMS, TOF-SIMS, TEM, Auger and GDMS
G. Mount, R. Michel, U. Sharma, J. Moskito, K. Putyera, L. Wang, T. Buyuklimanli, Evans Analytical Group, US
3:10Improving the conversion efficiency of the polycrystalline silicon thin film solar cells by rapid thermal annealing and hydrogen plasma treatment
Y.J. Lee, D.J. Lee, I.M. Sung, J.H. Baek, M.S. Hwang, J.M. Jo, K.H. Kim, S.H. Roh, Y.H. Lee, S.W. Lee, D.J. Kim, K.S. Lim, TG Solar Corporation, KR
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3:00MEMS-Based Systems Solutions and Integration ApproachesRoom 205 AB
Session chair: Roger Grace, Roger Grace Associates, US
3:00Wafer Bonding as a Key Technology for 3D Integration of MEMS and Electronics (invited)
M. Wiemer, J. Braeuer, D. Wuensch, T. Gessner, Fraunhofer Research Institution for Electronic NanoSystems, DE
3:20Wafer-Level Testing of MEMS Devices in Controlled Vacuum Environment
A. Rumiantsev, S. Giessmann, F.-M. Werner, F. Coccetti, L. Bary, Cascade Microtech and MEMUNITY, DE
3:40Challenges and New Strategies for Inertial MEMS Testing
L. Zana, M. Tschirky, Acutronic, US
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3:30Energy Storage: Top TechnologiesRoom 203 AB
Session chair: Wayne Gears, CAMG, US
3:30Constructed wetlands for management of desalting concentrates
J. Heinzmann, Altairnano, Inc., US
3:50Lead-acid Battery to Lithium-ion Battery for Load Leveling of Renewable Energy
M. Hiratani, Shin-Kobe Electric Machinery Co., Ltd., JP
4:10Flywheel Clean Energy Storage; Facility, Mobility and Beyond
C. Williamson, Pentadyne Power Corporation, US
4:30Materials Science and 21st Century Market Disruption
C. Wheaton, EnerG2, US
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4:00TechConnect Ventures: Cleantech Remediation, Purification & Alternative FuelsRoom 207 A
Session chair: Armin Volkel, PARC, US
4:00Solegria Solutions, LLC
J. Black, Solegria Solutions, LLC, US
4:10EnerGreenCo
S.P. Sims, EnerGreenCo, US
4:20FlexEnergy LLC
P. Fukumoto, FlexEnergy LLC, US
4:30Natural State Research, Inc
M. Sarker, Natural State Research, Inc., US
4:40Power Ecalene Fuels, Inc
G. Jackson, Power Ecalene Fuels, Inc., US
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4:00Panel Discussion - Integration and Disintegration from a Design for Manufacturing and Test PerspectiveRoom 205 AB
Session chair: Roger Grace, Roger Grace Associates, US
-J. Brown, MEMS and Nano Exchange, US
-K. Lightman, MEMS Industry Group, US
-W. McCulley, InterMEMS, US
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5:00TechConnect Investment Networking Reception - Second FloorFoyer 2nd Floor
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